Definition of 'extort'
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He claimed he was just trying to extort money. The Sun (2017)You may inflict this harm because you bear a grudge or, more likely, to extort some money. Times, Sunday Times (2016)`So Rakewell would extort the money from Rebecca, and then leave for the plantations with Sarah. THE RIVAL QUEENS: A COUNTESS ASHBY DE LA ZOUCHE MYSTERY (2002)
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Used Occasionally. extort is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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